TITLE

Conflicting representations: Lani Guinier and James Madison on electoral systems

AUTHOR(S)
Graber, Mark A.,
PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
Constitutional Commentary;Winter96, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p291
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the separate electoral system models proposed by Lani Guinier and James Madison for achieving racial justice. Probable consequences of Guinier's proportional representation model in the book `The Tyranny of the Majority'; Madison's advocacy for institutions that minimize self-interested behavior at every step of the political process.
ACCESSION #
9706200272

 

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